University of Exeter has opted into the TEF and received a Gold award.
This increasingly popular degree provides training in both biological sciences and chemistry and shows how this multidisciplinary area relates to aspects of medicine and drug design. Chemistry is at the core of the degree, with options in biochemistry and biology. An emphasis is given to understanding the chemistry and synthesis of small molecules, particularly in medicine and disease.
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How to apply
If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:
15 January*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!
You will need these codes when you add a choice to your application.
|Campus name||University of Exeter (Exeter Campuses)|
Points of entry
The following entry points are available for this course:
- Year 1
|UCAS Tariff||Not accepted|
|A level||AAA||Excluding General Studies. Chemistry and Biology at Grade A required.|
|Pearson BTEC Level 3 National Extended Diploma (first teaching from September 2016)||DDD||Applicants studying a BTEC Extended Diploma will also require Grade A in GCE AL Biology and Grade A in GCE AL Chemistry.|
|Access to HE Diploma||D: 30 credits M: 15 credits||Pass the Access to HE Diploma with 30 L3 credits at Distinction grade and 15 L3 credits at Merit grade, to include 15 L3 credits at Distinction Grade in Chemistry or related subjects and 15 at Distinction Grade in Biology or related subjects. Please also see GCSE requirements.|
|Scottish Higher||AAAAB||Chemistry and Biology at Grade A required.|
|Scottish Advanced Higher||AAB||Chemistry and Biology at Grade A required.|
|International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme||36 points||Applicants will be considered with IB 36 OR 666 in three Higher Level subjects. All applicants will be required to have Grade 6 in HL Chemistry and Biology.|
GCSE Maths at grade B or 5 and either GCSE Double Award Science or GCSE Chemistry at grade C or 4.
English language requirements
GCSE English Language with a minimum pass of grade C or 4
For further details on our English Language requirements, please visit our website
Fees and funding
|Northern Ireland||£9250||Year 1|
|Channel Islands||£9250||Year 1|